Now Streaming

Now Streaming: The Big Lebowski, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, E.T., and More

by | April 12, 2016 | Comments

This week on streaming video, we’ve got some beloved classics from the 1980s and 1990s, a handful of fan favorites, and some worthy recent indies, among others. Read on for the full list.

New on Netflix


E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) 98%

Steven Spielberg’s family classic — the tale of a young boy named Elliott who discovers an orphaned alien in his backyard — boasts one of the most beloved movie characters in history.

Available now on: Netflix

Hush (2016) 93%

This psychological thriller centers on a deaf writer who is terrorized by a masked man who traps her in her remote house in the woods.

Available now on: Netflix

The Hallow (The Woods) (2015) 70%

This horror film revolves around a scientist whose study of an Irish forest conjures an assortment of malevolent supernatural beings.

Available now on: Netflix

The Beauty Inside (2015) 70%

In this romantic comedy from South Korea, a man who wakes up each day in the body of a different person must figure out how to return to his own body and reunite with his beloved.

Available now on: Netflix

New on Hulu


The Book of Negroes: Season 1 (2015) 100%

Aunjanue Ellis stars in this BET original period miniseries about a black woman during the Revolutionary War whose help is enlisted to secure freedom and passage to Nova Scotia for British Black Loyalists.

Available now on: Hulu

New on Amazon Prime


Lars and the Real Girl (2007) 81%

Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, Patricia Clarkson, Kelli Garner, and Paul Schneider star is this dramedy about a socially-withdrawn twentysomething who treats a life-size sex doll as his girlfriend.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

The Big Lebowski (1998) 83%

Sometimes, there’s a movie. And I’m talkin’ about The Big Lebowski here. Sometimes, there’s a movie, well, it’s the movie for its time and place. It fits right in there.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) 81%

Matthew Broderick stars in John Hughes’ 1980s classic about a teenage iconoclast who takes his best pal on a wild tour of Chicago in an effort to cheer him up.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976) 92%

Martin Sheen and a young Jodie Foster star in this psychological horror film about a young girl who harbors a dark secret about her absent father.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Bananas (1971) 82%

In this early comedy from Woody Allen, a neurotic New Yorker inadvertently becomes the leader of a South American country, and hilarity ensues.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Amistad (1997) 77%

Matthew McConaughey, Morgan Freeman, and Anthony Hopkins headline Steven Spielberg’s Certified Fresh historical drama about a mutiny aboard a slave ship in 1839 and the court battle that ensued.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

You've Got Mail (1998) 70%

Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan star in Nora Ephron’s romantic comedy about two rival bookstore owners who unwittingly fall in love with each other online.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

The Devil's Advocate (1997) 63%

Keanu Reeves, Al Pacino, and Charlize Theron star in this thriller about a young hotshot lawyer who suspects his new boss is more than merely an attorney.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Available to Purchase


The Invitation (2016) 89%

Michiel Huisman, Tammy Blanchard, and John Carroll Lynch star in Karyn Kusama’s Certified Fresh thriller about a man who is invited to a dinner party hosted by his ex-wife and her new husband, but suspects dark ulterior motives.

Available now on: AmazoniTunes, Vudu

Krampus (2015) 66%

Toni Collette, Adam Scott, Allison Tolman, and David Koechner star in a holiday horror/comedy about a Christmas spirit who bedevils anyone who refuses to participate in holiday cheer.

Available now on: iTunes, Vudu

Joy (2015) 60%

Directed by David O. Russell, Joy stars Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, and Robert De Niro in a drama based on the life of Miracle Mop inventor Joy Mangano.

Available now on: AmazoniTunes, Vudu

Tag Cloud

Lifetime Christmas movies Musical WGN The CW Music Chilling Adventures of Sabrina 2019 christmas movies science fiction LGBTQ documentary Captain marvel Epix a nightmare on elm street Teen emmy awards festival spain ABC Family Disney streaming service deadpool TCA 2017 historical drama reboot cooking free movies OneApp Stephen King VH1 Animation Film Festival APB dramedy Walt Disney Pictures Turner Classic Movies comiccon Amazon Studios Character Guide Reality Competition Ovation Universal indiana jones mockumentary award winner Dark Horse Comics Pop TV Oscars directors war HBO jamie lee curtis natural history Spike Mary Tyler Moore TruTV quibi FOX foreign RT History 24 frames See It Skip It justice league travel Holiday TCA Winter 2020 Sundance TV FX on Hulu Women's History Month Comedy casting dragons kids Disney Plus japanese CBS talk show TNT Hear Us Out 45 harry potter child's play TLC Disney Channel worst movies LGBT Tubi TV Mary poppins HBO Max Marvel Studios Black History Month versus First Reviews NBC Pride Month American Society of Cinematographers Showtime TCA social media Paramount Network 4/20 cults Travel Channel Pirates Set visit Grammys comics Nominations slashers based on movie spider-man teaser nbcuniversal New York Comic Con RT21 hispanic singing competition BET supernatural Mindy Kaling ghosts Fox News PBS boxoffice news game of thrones A24 witnail blaxploitation National Geographic parents Star Trek Rocky WarnerMedia Mudbound Cannes Star Wars Christmas Fall TV Spring TV vampires Certified Fresh Drama worst Musicals movie Biopics toy story sag awards superhero Tarantino Mary Poppins Returns FXX werewolf Crackle reviews golden globes dogs CBS All Access Superheroes Hulu Amazon E3 composers romance Pop Opinion SXSW Bravo 71st Emmy Awards Baby Yoda Hallmark Election medical drama Food Network richard e. Grant Shudder robots Brie Larson BBC OWN Academy Awards Heroines ABC Sony Pictures Awards cancelled halloween concert james bond period drama asian-american Comedy Central Toys franchise mutant comic books joker spanish hist Rock Extras venice Kids & Family X-Men President Trophy Talk critics Hallmark Christmas movies BBC America rt archives Holidays scorecard MSNBC streaming laika ITV psycho Awards Tour sitcom IFC Films Premiere Dates crime anthology indie DC streaming service Film fast and furious latino australia Comic Book ID CMT comedies Countdown Warner Bros. Country psychological thriller renewed TV shows Tomatazos serial killer cancelled television game show Creative Arts Emmys Cosplay satire Fantasy Nat Geo 2016 what to watch VOD Sundance Now Nickelodeon Ghostbusters animated video elevated horror disaster criterion discovery biography Masterpiece Adult Swim Tumblr zero dark thirty Song of Ice and Fire doctor who Netflix 2015 rotten cartoon Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt sequels dc binge Disney CNN Rom-Com 20th Century Fox mission: impossible spanish language best dark TV Land Podcast Emmys Superheroe DC Comics DC Universe CW Seed canceled Apple TV Plus Spectrum Originals spinoff children's TV 007 SDCC USA Watching Series ratings Ellie Kemper sports Chernobyl Amazon Prime Video YA classics tv talk Martial Arts Pet Sematary Writers Guild of America cars Vudu chucky Television Academy Apple TBS television Paramount Netflix Christmas movies blockbuster independent screenings Interview south america Peacock Anna Paquin aliens The Arrangement Freeform stand-up comedy El Rey Emmy Nominations Horror Video Games BAFTA cancelled TV series Winners MTV remakes true crime twilight VICE finale Valentine's Day Reality Sneak Peek TIFF E! Action football Calendar YouTube Premium Columbia Pictures docudrama USA Network MCU strong female leads PlayStation political drama Family DGA Trailer Crunchyroll Black Mirror Apple TV+ ESPN italian Mystery 2020 GIFs facebook Thanksgiving zombie Endgame diversity movies cops The Walking Dead unscripted TCM TV renewals Discovery Channel 2017 archives thriller Syfy Pixar crime thriller DirecTV space Lucasfilm Acorn TV Logo Sci-Fi Infographic universal monsters Marvel Television Elton John book Amazon Prime Fox Searchlight Red Carpet films cinemax video on demand Schedule zombies History stoner GLAAD transformers Polls and Games Sundance Box Office batman screen actors guild Super Bowl Arrowverse documentaries revenge TCA Awards 2018 french crime drama romantic comedy adaptation PaleyFest scary movies Summer Avengers A&E rotten movies we love breaking bad Trivia Funimation SundanceTV sequel all-time NYCC obituary Starz First Look black BET Awards San Diego Comic-Con Television Critics Association The Witch Turner name the review Year in Review canceled TV shows Western dceu politics 21st Century Fox Photos Classic Film cats spy thriller miniseries festivals Lionsgate green book series Disney+ Disney Plus Marvel cancelled TV shows Quiz nfl Lifetime The Academy police drama Best and Worst FX Britbox HBO Go Winter TV BBC One Binge Guide hollywood AMC adventure YouTube 72 Emmy Awards Comics on TV toronto anime crossover YouTube Red The Purge Marathons technology Cartoon Network Esquire stop motion theme song IFC Shondaland die hard GoT comic halloween tv Rocketman nature